2021/20 Oscar Season
93rd Academy Awards

best actor in a leading role

78th Golden Globes held on February 28

26th Critics’ Choice Awards held on March 7

27th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG) held on April 4

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) held on April 10-11

36th Independent Spirit Awards held on April 22

93rd Academy Awards held on April 25

 

👑 Anthony Hopkins — The Father (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Riz Ahmed — Sound of Metal (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Chadwick Boseman — Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Gary Oldman — Mank (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Steven Yeun — Minari (Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

~~

Adarsh Gourav — The White Tiger (BAFTA, Spirit)

Tahar Rahim — The Mauritanian (Globes, BAFTA)

Ben Affleck — The Way Back (Critics)

Sacha Baron Cohen — Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Globes)

James Corden — The Prom (Globes)

Tom Hanks — News of the World (Critics)

Delroy Lindo — Da 5 Bloods (Critics)

Mads Mikkelsen — Another Round (BAFTA)

Lin-Manuel Miranda — Hamilton (Globes)

Rob Morgan — Bull (Spirit)

Dev Patel — The Personal History of David Copperfield (Globes)

Andy Samberg — Palm Springs (Globes)

best actress in a leading role

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

27th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Frances McDormand — Nomadland (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Viola Davis — Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Andra Day — The United States vs. Billie Holiday (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Vanessa Kirby — Pieces of a Woman (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Carey Mulligan — Promising Young Woman (Globes, Critics, SAG, Spirit, Oscars)

~~

Sidney Flanigan — Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Critics, Spirit)

Amy Adams — Hillbilly Elegy (SAG)

*Maria Bakalova — Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Globes)

Bukky Bakray – Rocks (BAFTA)

Nicole Beharie – Miss Juneteenth (Spirit)

Radha Blank – The Forty-Year-Old Version (BAFTA)

Julia Garner – The Assistant (Spirit)

Kate Hudson — Music (Globes)

Michelle Pfeiffer — French Exit (Globes)

Rosamund Pike — I Care A Lot (Globes)

Wunmi Mosaku – His House (BAFTA)

Anya Taylor-Joy — Emma (Globes)

Alfre Woodard – Clemency (BAFTA)

Zendaya — Malcolm & Marie (Critics)

best actor in a supporting role

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

27th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Daniel Kaluuya — Judas and the Black Messiah (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sacha Baron Cohen — The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Leslie Odom Jr. — One Night in Miami… (Globes, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Paul Raci — Sound of Metal (Critics, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lakeith Stanfield — Judas and the Black Messiah (Oscars)

~~

Chadwick Boseman — Da 5 Bloods (Critics, SAG)

Jared Leto — The Little Things (Globes, SAG)

Bill Murray — On the Rocks (Globes, Critics)

Colman Domingo — Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Spirit)

Barry Keoghan — Calm with Horses (BAFTA)

Alan Kim — Minari (BAFTA)

Orion Lee — First Cow (Spirit)

Clarke Peters — Da 5 Bloods (BAFTA)

Glynn Turman — Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Spirit)

Benedict Wong — Nine Days (Spirit)

best actress in a supporting role

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

27th Screen Actor Guild Awards (SAG)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Youn Yuh-jung — Minari (Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Maria Bakalova — Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Globes*, Critics, SAG, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Glenn Close — Hillbilly Elegy (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Olivia Colman — The Father (Globes, Critics, SAG, Oscars)

⭐︎ Amanda Seyfried — Mank (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

~~

Helena Zengel — News of the World (Globes, SAG)

Kosar Ali – Rocks (BAFTA)

Niamh Algar – Calm with Horses (BAFTA)

Ellen Burstyn — Pieces of a Woman (Critics)

Alexis Chikaeze – Miss Juneteenth (Spirit)

Dominique Fishback – Judas and the Black Messiah (BAFTA)

Jodie Foster — The Mauritanian (Globes)

Han Ye-ri – Minari (Spirit)

Ashley Madekwe – County Lines (BAFTA)

Valerie Mahaffey – French Exit (Spirit)

Talia Ryder – Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Spirit)

best PICTURE

Nomadland.png

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

32nd Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Nomadland (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Father (Globes, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Judas and the Black Messiah (PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mank (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ Minari (Critics, PGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Promising Young Woman (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sound of Metal (Critics, PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (Critics, PGA, Spirit)

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (Globes, PGA)

One Night in Miami... (Critics, PGA)

Da 5 Bloods (Critics)

First Cow (Spirit)

Hamilton (Globes)

The Mauritanian (BAFTA)

Music (Globes)

Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Spirit)

News of the World (Critics)

Palm Springs (Globes)

The Prom (Globes)

Nomadland.png

best DIRECTOR

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

73rd Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Chloé Zhao — Nomadland (Globes, Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Lee Isaac Chung — Minari (Critics, DGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Emerald Fennell — Promising Young Woman (Globes, Critics, DGA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ David Fincher — Mank (Globes, Critics, DGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Thomas Vinterberg – Another Round (BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

Aaron Sorkin — The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Globes, Critics, DGA)

Regina King — One Night in Miami… (Globes, Critics)

Sarah Gavron – Rocks (BAFTA)

Eliza Hittman – Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Spirit)

Spike Lee — Da 5 Bloods (Critics)

Shannon Murphy – Babyteeth (BAFTA)

Kelly Reichardt – First Cow (Spirit)

Jasmila Žbanić – Quo Vadis, Aida? (BAFTA)

best original song

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 "Fight for You” – Judas and the Black Messiah (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Hear My Voice" – The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Globes, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Husavik (My Home Town)" – Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Io sì (Seen)” — The Life Ahead (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ "Speak Now" – One Night in Miami... (Globes, Critics, Oscars)

~~

"Tigress & Tweed" – The United States vs. Billie Holiday (Globes, Critics)

“Everybody Cries” — The Outpost (Critics)

best original score

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Soul (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Da 5 Bloods (Oscars)

⭐︎ Mank (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Minari (Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ News of the World (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

The Midnight Sky (Globes, Critics)

Tenet (Globes, Critics)

Promising Young Woman (BAFTA)

Soul.png

best film editing

Sound of Metal.png

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

71st American Cinema Editors Awards (ACE Eddie)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Sound of Metal (Critics, BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Father (Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Nomadland (Critics, BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Promising Young Woman (BAFTA, ACE Eddie1, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Critics, BAFTA, ACE Eddie2, Oscars)

~~

Mank (Critics, ACE Eddie2)

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (ACE Eddie1)

I Care A Lot (ACE Eddie1)

I Carry You With Me (Spirit)

The Invisible Man (Spirit)

Minari (ACE Eddie2)

Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Spirit)

On the Rocks (ACE Eddie1)

Palm Springs (ACE Eddie1)

Residue (Spirit)

Tenet (Critics)

 

American Cinema Editors Awards rewards Comedy or Musical1 and Dramatic2 Features

best cinematography

Mank.png

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

35th American Society of Cinematographers Awards (ASC)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Mank (Critics, BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Judas and the Black Messiah (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ News of the World (Critics, BAFTA, ASC, Oscars)

⭐︎ Nomadland (Critics, BAFTA, ASC, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Trial of the Chicago 7 (ASC, Oscars)

~~

The Assistant (Spirit)

Bull (Spirit)

Cherry (ASC)

Da 5 Bloods (Critics)

First Cow (Critics)

The Mauritanian (BAFTA)

Minari (Critics)

Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Spirit)

She Dies Tomorrow (Spirit)

Tenet (Critics)

best production design

Mank.png

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

25th Art Directors Guild Awards (ADG)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Mank (Critics, ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Father (BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Critics, ADG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ News of the World (Critics, ADG2, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Tenet (Critics, ADG3, Oscars)

~~

The Dig (BAFTA)

Birds of Prey (ADG3)

Da 5 Bloods (ADG1)

Emma (Critics)

I’m Thinking of Ending Things (ADG1)

The Midnight Sky (ADG3)

Mulan (ADG2)

Palm Springs (ADG1)

The Personal History of David Copperfield (Critics)

Pinocchio (ADG3)

Promising Young Woman (ADG1)

The Prom (ADG1)

Rebecca (BAFTA)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (ADG2)

Wonder Woman 1984 (ADG3)

 

Art Directors Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Fantasy3 Design

best visual effects

Tenet .jpeg

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

19th Visual Effects Society Awards (VES)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Tenet (Critics, VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Love and Monsters (Oscars)

⭐︎ The Midnight Sky (Critics, VES, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mulan (Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The One and the Only Ivan (BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

Greyhound (Critics, BAFTA)

The Invisible Man (Critics)

Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (VES)

Mank (Critics)

Project Power (VES)

The Witches (VES)

Wonder Woman 1984 (Critics)

 

*Visual Effects Society Awards category here is Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature

best documentary feature

My Octopus Teacher.png

5th Critics' Choice Documentary Awards

32nd Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

73rd Directors Guild of America Awards (DGA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 My Octopus Teacher (Critics, PGA, DGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Collective (BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution (Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Mole Agent (Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Time (Critics, PGA, Spirit, Oscars)

~~

Dick Johnson Is Dead (Critics, PGA, Spirit)

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet (PGA, BAFTA)

The Painter and the Thief (Critics, DGA)

The Social Dilemma (Critics, BAFTA)

The Truffle Hunters (PGA, DGA)

Athlete A (Critics)

Belushi (Critics)

Boys State (DGA)

The Dissident (BAFTA)

Feels Good Man (Critics)

The Fight (Critics)

The Go-Go’s (Critics)

Gunda (Critics)

Mr. Soul! (Critics)

A Secret Love (Critics)

Softie (PGA)

A Thousand Cuts (PGA)

Welcome to Chechnya (DGA)

best animated feature

Soul.png

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

32nd Producer Guild of America Awards (PGA)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

48th Annie Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Soul (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Onward (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Over the Moon (Globes, Critics, PGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon (Critics, Annie, Oscars)

⭐︎ Wolfwalkers (Globes, Critics, PGA, BAFTA, Annie, Oscars)

~~

The Croods: A New Age (Globes, PGA, Annie)

The Willoughbys (Critics, Annie)

Calamity Jane (Annie)

On-Gaku: Our Sound (Annie)

Ride Your Wave (Annie)

Trolls World Tour (Annie)

best sound

Sound of Metal.png

8th Association of Motion Picture Sound Awards (AMPS)

57th Cinema Audio Society, USA Awards (CAS)

68th Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA Awards (MPSE)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Sound of Metal (AMPS, CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Greyhound (AMPS, CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mank (AMPS, CAS, Oscars)

⭐︎ News of the World (AMPS, CAS, MPSE, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Soul (AMPS, CAS, BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

Cherry (MPSE)

The Midnight Sky (MPSE)

Nomadland (BAFTA)

Tenet (MPSE)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (CAS)

Wonder Woman 1984 (MPSE)

 

Association of Motion Picture Sound rewards “sound”

Cinema Audio Society rewards “sound mixing”

Motion Picture Sound Editors rewards “sound editing”

BAFTA rewards “sound”

Oscar rewards “sound”

best costume design

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

23rd Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDG)

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (Critics, BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Emma (Critics, BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mank (Critics, BAFTA, CDG2, Oscars)

⭐︎ Mulan (Critics, CDG3, Oscars)

⭐︎ Pinocchio (CDG3, Oscars)

~~

Ammonite (BAFTA)

Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar (CDG1)

Birds of Prey (CDG1)

Da 5 Bloods (CDG1)

The Dig (BAFTA)

Dolittle (CDG3)

Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (CDG3)

Judas and the Black Messiah (CDG2)

The Personal History of David Copperfield (Critics)

The Prom (CDG1)

Promising Young Woman (Critics, CDG1)

One Night in Miami… (CDG2)

Wonder Woman 1984 (CDG3)

 

Costume Designers Guild Awards rewards Contemporary1, Period2 & Sci/Fantasy3 Design

best makeup & hairstyling

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

8th Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards (HMUH)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom wins Critics, HMUH (Period MU), HMUH (Period Hair), BAFTA, Oscars

⭐︎ Pinocchio wins HMUH (SFX MU)

Birds of Prey wins HMUH (Contemporary MU), HMUH (Contemporary Hair)

best international film

Another Round_edited.jpg

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Another Round, Denmark (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Better Days, Hong Kong (Oscars)

⭐︎ Collective, Romania (Critics, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Man Who Sold His Skin, Tunisia (Oscars)

⭐︎ Quo Vadis, Aida? (BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

~~

Minari, USA (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

La Llorona, Guatemala (Globes, Critics)

The Life Ahead, Italy (Globes, Critics)

Two of Us, France (Globes, Critics)

Bacurau, Brazil (Spirit)

Dear Comrades!, Russia (BAFTA)

The Disciple, India (Spirit)

Les Misérables, France (BAFTA)

Night of the Kings, Ivory Coast (Spirit)

Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time, Hungary (Spirit)

best adapted screenplay

The Father.png

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

73rd Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 The Father (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Nomadland (Globes, Critics, BAFTA, Oscars)

⭐︎ One Night in Miami… (Critics, WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The White Tiger (WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Critics, WGA)

News of the World (Critics, WGA)

Bad Education (Spirit)

The Dig (BAFTA)

First Cow (Critics)

The Half of It (Spirit)

The Mauritanian (BAFTA)

best original screenplay

Promising Young Woman.png

78th Golden Globes

26th Critics’ Choice Awards

73rd Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

74th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

36th Independent Spirit Awards

93rd Academy Awards

 

👑 Promising Young Woman (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Judas and the Black Messiah (WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ Minari (Critics, Spirit, Oscars)

⭐︎ Sound of Metal (Critics, WGA, Oscars)

⭐︎ The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Globes, Critics, WGA, BAFTA, Oscars)

~~

Mank (Globes, Critics, BAFTA)

Never Rarely Sometimes Always (Critics, Spirit)

Another Round (BAFTA)

Palm Springs (WGA)
Rocks (BAFTA)